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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Aldicarb

City of Lexington

Aldicarb is a neurotoxic insecticide.

 

12

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND10ND
2013ND10ND
2014N/A00N/A
2015ND90ND
2016ND10ND
2017N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 7 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 7 ppb for aldicarb was defined by the Environmental Protection Agency as a lifetime health-based limit for effects other than cancer. This health guideline protects against harm to the nervous system.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-04-02168285ND
2013-01-22219514ND
2015-03-09343789ND
2015-04-27357164ND
2015-09-28376109ND
2015-09-28376108ND
2015-09-28376107ND
2015-09-28376106ND
2015-09-28376105ND
2015-09-28376104ND
2015-09-28376103ND
2016-01-19ND